Trip Planning

Trip planning really means food planning to us. When you're mapping out your route, turn to Chowhounds to help mark the best spots to stop for every meal (plus a few snacks and drinks in between).

Why You Should Always Take a Food Tour When You Travel

Making plans to travel may include things like buying airline tickets, making sure you have your passport, and booking a table at that restaurant everyone Instagrams. However, there is something else...

2019 Paris Cheese Restaurants

by GourmetPiggy 1 day ago

Will be visiting Paris in mid Jan and am looking for a restaurant that offers a cheese plate / cheese tasting that will allow me to try a little bit of many cheeses. Perhaps something like the Andr...

New Orleans 3.0

by saffrongold 3 months ago

Hi, on this trip I have plans to try some new, lauded places and return to a couple of favorites. And I have some blanks to fill. We are staying in Irish Channel/Uptown area and nothing is set in...

Lima 2 lunches

by veddeshpande 14 hours ago

I am in Lima for 2 days and so have 2 lunches that I want to fill these restaurants: El Mercado, La Picanteria, La Mar, Pescados Capitales. Which two of these four should I choose?

Itinerary/restaurant advice for Piemonte, Milan, Modena, and Verona Nov 2019

by bigjppop 2 months ago

Good morning Chowhound Italy lovers. I'm getting ready for a my upcoming trip to Italy (early November 2019). I'll have about 7 days total and my primary reason for traveling is eating and drinking...

Visiting Lisbon and Porto in June

by steveleit 2 days ago

any updates on less touristy restaurants?

Looking for recent Singapore recommendations

by lichow384 24 days ago

Hello- we will be in Singapore for three days, end of 2019. We've been advised to look at markets and food courts, but I am wondering what restaurants are good as well? Money isn't the driving con...

Recommendations for "French by a Japanese chef" restaurants

by andygottlieb 4 years ago

Returning to Paris for the last 10 days of June. These type of restaurants seem to be my wife's favorite, and as I drag he with me to Septime and David Toutain, I try to find them for her. Two yea...

Nine Days in (and around) Merida

by erica 26 days ago

I rented a house in Merida for 9 nights in early January. Now that the time has come to look at airline tickets, I am wondering if this is too long a time to stay in the city, and whether or not I...

La Mesa, Massapequa

by Gastronomos 8 days ago

https://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/restaurants/la-mesa-massapequa-1.39154074 Our very own, the Fabulous Erica Marcus, has a nice write up on a place I find worth a mention here. When you do go, ...

Feast of the Seven Fishes

by fourkorz 9 days ago

We are traveling to Coronado and celebrating Christmas away from home with my son's girlfriend. She is very close to her East Coast Italian family that celebrates the Feast of the Seven Fishes on ...



by smilingal 7 days ago

I haven't been on here for years and it seems that most have left as well, sadly. I am looking for restaurant suggestions in Israel. Foodies...please help!

NYE in New Orleans - celebration suggestions

by kingmelaniea 21 days ago

Hi everyone - first time poster here! Going to New Orleans for the first time ever with my husband for the week after Christmas which means we’ll be there for New Year’s Eve celebrations. I’d ap...

Looking for Alternative to L’Ami Jean Christmas Week

by CMichaelis 13 days ago

I took my granddaughters to L’Ami Jean this past summer and they are still talking about their meal, especially the whipped potatoes. I will in Paris for 3 days the week between Christmas and New Y...

Looking to try Sundae (Korean blood sausage!)

by borisabrams 12 days ago

Hi! I would love to try Korean blood sausage, Sundae, either on its own or in a stew. I have yet to try it! Does anyone know a good place in New York area that prepares it particularly well...

Andalucia - Any can't miss restaurants?

by sobbuh 2 months ago

We'll be renting a car and driving from Seville-Malaga with stops in Granada and maybe Corodoba/Cadiz/Ronda. Any recommendations for restaurants? Particularly looking for vegetable-forward plac...

Recommended Restaurants for SF Trip for Adventurous Foodies willing to splurge?

by Kalenden 17 days ago

Hi, My companion and I are going to SF soon, second visit, and we are major foodies who enjoy active city trips with a big gastronomic part. Commonly, we actively walk around the city the whole ...

Pre Concert Meal near Madison Square Garden

by khalnon 17 days ago

my husband and I have an 8pm concert in January in a saturday night at Madison Square garden. Restaurant ideas. We aren’t heavy eaters. Love seafood and enjoy sitting at a bar. Thanks!

Retiro Tapas vs Dining rooms

by veddeshpande 12 days ago

I am currently in Madrid for a few days, and am planning to hit these places in Retiro: La Catapa, La Castela, La Monteria, La Raquetista, Laredo and Marcano. My question is: Many of these places h...

Advice for high end sushi in Ginza for first time visitor? (Sawada, Hashimoto, Taichi, Keita, Ishiyama, Ryusuke, Harutaka, Ginza Iwa)?

by bucktown 10 months ago

My wife will be visiting Tokyo for the first time in April (honeymoon!). Our hotel is in the Ginza district, so we would naturally want to visit a Ginza sushi-ya. We speak no Japanese but are well ...

Kyoto meal we should not miss?

by Belkisw 2 years ago

Will be in Kyoto in late April and are hoping for dinners at Tempura Matsu, Miyoshi and Giro Giro Hitoshina, and lunch at Gogyo Ramen and Shoraian. We then go to Tokyo to do the sushi greats, etc. ...